Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

Library Blog

Submitted by: Emily S on 08/11/2022 - 4:15pm
We wanted to give a huge thank you to all those who supported and participated in our 2022 Children's Summer Reading program! Thank you! To our generous sponsors and donors: Bedford Rotary Club, Friends of Bedford Library, Pizza Bella, Amherst Karate Studio, Hayward's Ice Cream and Cactus Jack's Restaurants, thank you for your support of our endeavor to keep kids reading over the summer. We had fabulous prizes and parties this year thanks to you...
Submitted by: Laura on 08/05/2022 - 11:45am
Had enough of hot weather?  PIck up August's Take and Make Craft and cool off!  Everything you need to create the fan is included in the craft kit.  Pick yours up in the Teen Area on top of the New YA Books bookshelf.  Just look for the lights!
Submitted by: Patricia on 08/04/2022 - 4:04pm
We all know high school can be tough, but an actual crime scene? Check out one of these young adult mysteries to find stories of teens investigating murders, disappearances, and the secrets that surround them. Need help finding a book in a different format or placing a hold? Have questions about eBooks? Contact the Reference Desk by calling (603) 472-2300 or emailing  
Submitted by: Patricia on 08/02/2022 - 2:38pm
Looking for a sneak peek at some of the new books that come out this month so you can place your holds early? Look no further!  Browse the covers below to see some of the titles we can't wait to read. To place a request, click on a cover image to visit our online catalog, email, or call (603) 472-2300.  
Submitted by: Patricia on 07/27/2022 - 3:12pm
Now that the movie has come out we're seeing a renewed interest in the hit novel, Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.  If you (like many of us!) have already read and loved the book, browse the carousels below to find more titles you may enjoy! Looking for more recommendations? Bedford Public Library cardholders can fill out our BookMatch form to...
Submitted by: Laura on 07/22/2022 - 10:17am
This workshop will feature essential guidance for brainstorming and crafting college essays. Presented by Elizabeth West, EWC Consulting, CEO. Elizabeth has 25 years of experience helping students create solid and effective college essays through running university admissions committees and teaching college students how to write strong essays.  Register online at: ...
Submitted by: Laura on 07/22/2022 - 9:38am
Enjoy a slice of pizza with your fellow teens while you talk about what you're reading, share book recommendations, and hear from fellow readers!  Registration is required to make sure that have enough pizza for everyone.  Register online at: ...
Submitted by: Reference on 07/21/2022 - 3:35pm
Beat the heat by reading a thrilling story set in the polar regions!  Whether you prefer a tale of polar exploration, a natural history of penguins or polar bears, or a survival tale, there is something to help you stay cool.  Browse our suggestions below.  To check any of these titles out, just click the cover to find it in our online catalog or call (603) 472-2300 and we'll be happy to place a hold for you.  
Submitted by: Patricia on 07/13/2022 - 5:16pm
Whether you prefer your romance novels sweet or steamy, comedic or filled with suspense, there's a lot to love in the new books we've got on order for the Bedford Public Library! For a sneak peek at some of the romance novels that are coming soon, browse the books below. Find something you like? Click on the cover to visit our online catalog and make sure you're at the top of the holds list!  
Submitted by: Patricia on 07/07/2022 - 2:48pm
Did you know that the Bedford Public Library has over 2,700 music CDs for cardholders to check out, covering all kinds of genres like pop, rock, folk, classical, world music, country, jazz, and more? However, if...